Sep 17, 2019, 7:00 pm
VenueSouthern Utah Museum of Art
94 W Center St
Cedar City , UT 84720-2558
Southern Utah Museum of Art welcomes Dan O'Brien. O’Brien is a playwright, poet, and librettist. His play, The House in Scarsdale: A Memoir for the Stage, winner of the 2018 PEN America Award in Drama. Brien's third collection of poetry, New Life, was published by CB Editions in London in 2015, and by Hanging Loose Press in Brooklyn in 2016. His second collection, Scarsdale, was published by CB Editions in 2014, and in the US by Measure Press in 2015. His debut collection, War Reporter, published by CB Editions in London and by Hanging Loose Press in Brooklyn, received the 2013 Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize and was shortlisted for the 2013 Forward Foundation's Felix Dennis Prize for Best First Collection, both in the UK. In 2014 O'Brien was the winner of the Troubadour International Poetry Prize.
This event is made possible with the support of Sugar House Review, Southern Utah Museum of Art, and Utah Humanities.